Key Stage 4
GCSE Psychology is offered to any student who has an interestin how the mind works.
The course requires both scientific and mathematical skills due to the nature of research and experiments. Psychology is a two year course with 2 finals exams at the end of year 11.
Some of the key topics studied are-
- Cognitive Psychology - How does our memory work?
- Non-verbal Communication - Is Personal Space important?
- Biological Psychology - Can a person be born a criminal?
- Learning Psychology - Does a persona learn to become a criminal?